Author Archive | Chris Frame

Home & Garden Show

by Brenda Hise The Country Fair at Rosemark Home and Garden Exposition will include special exhibits and activities by the Shelby County 4-H Honor Club, Davies Manor Association, Inc., and Daughters of the American Revolution, River City Chapter, a Vintage Apron Exhibit, and cooking demonstrations by Cathy Faust of the University of Tennessee Extension Office. […]

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Transforming the Telephone Exchange Museum and Grounds

by Lee Henwood Rosemark residents and passers-by are seeing exciting additions to the HARE property at the southeast corner of the intersection of Rosemark Road and Kerrville-Rosemark Road. Several months ago the historic, almost century-old Telephone Exchange building was moved next to its original site. It has since been joined by several other attractions. The […]

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Rosemark Civic Club

By Trip Jones, President The Rosemark Civic Club is pleased to support all activities of HARE including the recent dedication of the Dr. Flippin historical marker at Memorial Park and the Bobby Blue Bland Day in Barretville Music Festival on June 3. Both events had good attendance and interest was expressed in making Bobby Blue […]

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Atoka Mining Permit Update

An Open Letter from Trip Jones, Rosemark Civic Club President Rosemark and Atoka Residents: First let me thank everyone for the wonderful turn-out and show of solidarity against a gravel mine operation in Rosemark or Atoka!!! The room was packed and not sure what the sign in sheets say, but at one point I counted […]

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Rosemark Telephone Company

Incorporated in 1911 – 10 cents to call all the way to Memphis! The Rosemark Telephone Company was incorporated on December 9, 1911, with stock selling for $25 a share. E.A. Thompson was the first President and the largest shareholder. The Board of Directors included W.R. McCalla, W.P. McQuiston, J.C. McEwin, Charles Thompson, and J.M. […]

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The Country Fair at Rosemark Car Show

Saturday Saturday October 21st, 2016 Registration is FREE! AND you WIN PRIZES!!! TROPHIES TO BE AWARDED AT 2:00 P.M. AWARDS CEREMONY IN THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES: SHOW FAVORITE: Most Popular As Voted By The Audience JUDGES CHOICE BEST CAR JUDGES CHOICE BEST TRUCK BEST STORY: Tell The Story About Your Vehicle – It’s History, Restoration, Why […]

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Extra! Extra! Read all about it!

Read the 2016 Summer Edition of HARE NEWS by clicking on this link. HARE NEWS promotes local events like the Macedonia Methodist Church BBQ,  TRA Fall Carnival, the Rosemark Christmas Tree lighting plus promoting the NationalHistoric District and the Rosemark Telephone Company Museum and Community Park (which educate regarding local history). It also goes out to […]

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